A Personal Perspective on the Development of Social Psychology

  title={A Personal Perspective on the Development of Social Psychology},
  author={Otto Klineberg},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
  • O. Klineberg
  • Published 1 September 1990
  • Psychology
  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
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